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ensure that rules are based on good data and sound science. third, we are going to see -- you're going to see a significant respond to expand the expertise of our law firm, the national chamber litigation center. and in other areas of our institution in order to deal with expanding regulation. our preference is always to work within the legislative and regulatory process. and we do that on a daily basis, but when rights have been trampled on, our regulators have overstepped their bounds, well, we will then just take necessary legal action. now let me turn to something we should all care about any very important way, that's immigration reform. america has grown because we have attracted and welcome some of the most talented and the hard-working citizens of the world to our shores. immigrants teach in our universities. they invest and invent in our technological companies. they staff our hospitals. they care for our elderly and our young. they harvest our food and they serve in our armed forces. given are changing demographics, we need more workers to sustain our economy. support our ret
medal of science. tim tooten is live in the newsroom with that story. big news for him, sam. >> he is a distinguished professor of physics, but his resume also includes a seat on the state board of education. the national medal of science from the white house is one of the highest honors given to scientists, engineers, and inventors. dr. gates is the author of more than 200 publications. he has been a member of the state school board since 2009. he says it is a nice surprise. >> the personal meaning i take from it is in order to get this sort of recognition, some of the world's best physicists had to support the research program i had been pursuing. that kind of affirmation -- you cannot put a price on a. >> he will be honored at the white house in a ceremony later this year. dr. gates received his degrees and ph.d. from mit. he has done postgraduate work at harvard and caltech. tim tooten, wbal tv-11 news. >> coming up, another staff choice on capitol hill. >> president obama's nomination for treasury secretary. >> different, emotional approaches to saturday's showdown. later in s
.com. i don't know if it is a science or running the data. whatever it is, i want to talk about it. i had no idea you were bringing this in. >> it is the real thing. they rarely go up for sale. only oscars made before 1950 can be bought and sold. this is from 1946. it is anna and the king of siam, best set decoration. it was up for best picture and wind on to inspire "the king and i." >> why would anyone want to sell the oscar? >> in this case, it was the grandson. his grandfather had won several and he wanted to dispose of one of them. bill murray, i was very upset there was no mention of bill murray. >> it is delightful. >> he is amazing. am i out of it. did i expect he was going to be nominated? >> a lot of jaw-dropping a-listers. there was no. there were a lot more stars like quvenzhane. she is the best star. >> i asked, was this a big deal for you. was it ever? >> i asked her, do you have your acceptance speech ready for the oscars. she said, i'm still working on it. >> did she really say that, nine years old. she is going to be a big hit. >>> apart from the snubs, no real surprise t
in science and technology. and we're investing much less than we used to in core areas of education. state universities for example are being decimated. so if you don't invest for the future, where are you going to get the growth in the future? >> but in 2008 and 2009, invest became a bad word, invest became government spending. when you're talking about investing, you're talking about it in a fairly sophisticated manner. some in the government. some the private sector, each on their own and some jointly. that kind of discussion feels dead on arrival in this political environment where we can't get something like a basic budget done. >> the problem is we're going to have to do some of this, anyway. anyone who owns a home knows this. if you defer maintenance, if you say to yourself, my boiler is leaking but i'm not going to fix it, that's actually a penny wise, pound-foolish decision. it will eventually break and cost you three times as much. that's what's happening with our roads, bridges and highways. if you look at air travel. we have one of the world's most antiquated travel systems, we
to in infrastructure. we're investing half as much in science and technology. and we're investing much less than we used to in core areas of education -- state universities, for example, are being decima decimated. if you don't invest for the future, where are you going to get the growth? >> but in 2008 and 2009, invest became a bad word. it became government spending. when you're talking about investing, you're talking about a sophisticated manner. some government, some private sector, some on their own and some jointly. >> precisely. >> that kind of discussion feels dead on arrival in this political environment where we can't even get a budget done. >> and the problem is we're going to have to do some of this anyway. anyone who owns a home knows this. if you differ maintenance, my boiler is leaking but i'm not going to fix it, that's penny-wise but pound pool foolish. the whole thing will break and cost you three times the amount. air travel. we have one of the world's most antiquated air traffic systems. we need to update the computers. it's $25 billion. we're not spending that money because as
to have an absolute number. this is still relatively emerging science. a couple years ago, we weren't hardly talking about this. we do seem to know that the more hits to the head, the worse, which would make sense. the earlier they start, the worse it is. i saw evidence of this in a person who was 17 years old, carol. it can be quite significant. you see again the impact of those hits to the head, the swelling, the inflammation that can sometimes occur in the brain. a setup to the cte. >> so i'm going to ask you a question maybe you don't know the answer to. the nfl, it says it is addressing this problem. is it addressing it effectively? >> it is hard to say. i think there has been some rule changes now to take away some of the most dangerous parts of the game. i think they have focused a lot on concussions specifically. if someone has a concussion, they are more likely to stay out of the game and get a sideline game. >> you are a football fan. you watch these sub con sus sieve hits. the guy bounces back up, seemingly no problems. it is those things, accumulating over time, that pro
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is a great company, we've been this business for 32 years. we have tremendous science based products that are high in health and safety and a tremendous business opportunity. we're proud of where we are today and confident about our future. >> after the herbalife meeting ends, michael john so thson wil appear on skauk squawk on the treat. must see tv. this story has legs. >> as an investment story, i can make an argument that perhaps we're overdoing it a bit. but as a story, come on. the fact as of yesterday this new plot twist with dan taking on where he thought his friend, referring to him only, though, as the short seller. i thought that was a little hostile in his letter. just adds another layer of intrigue. and significant money at stake for both hedge funds. >> and herb greenberg has been on this for a very long time. michael johnson has come on my show at mod money. but he has a documentary that's fascinating. in terms of timely, i've never seen anything like it. >> it has been in the works for months. so check it out if you haven't already. called selling the dream. but in te
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the science of climate change? >> you know, it was reported in "rolling stone" that what's really going on here is that the oil and gas companies and coal companies have enough reserves on hand already to pass the climate limit, the temperature limit, that scientists say we can't pass, five times over. that's what's got to stop and where the political will is lacking because the fossil fuel industry isn't going to give on this. >> it is a story we'll continue to cover, and hopefully not just in our f-block in future segme t segments. thank you to our panel. that's all for now. see you back here tomorrow. talking about the bailouts. until then, find us at "andrea mitchell reports" is next. good afternoon, andrea. good news with rg3 being out of the hospital. >>> coming up next, we continue on our special series "women make history in the senate." >>> more calls for changes to gun laws. >>> and jackie spear joins us. >>> chris christie is everywhere, including the cover of "time" magazine. "andrea mitchell reports" is next. wasn't quite the same. the recipe's not
aside from his first day of work to his last, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. >> jennifer: all right, time to see how things are faring in the frying pan of the progressive fire. for that we'll go down to los angeles and welcome in the host of the "the young turks." cenk august, uygur how are you doing today? >> cenk: i'm doing great. >> jennifer: what do you have for the frying pan tonight. >> cenk: jack lew. >> jennifer: oh, i see you're going to fry him. he's not a guest. >> cenk: no. >> jennifer: cenk, cenk, cenk, honestly he's good guy. >> cenk: we're going to talk to william black one of the regulators on the s & l crisis. he thinks jack lew having worked for the banks is a significant issue. we'll talk about that. i want to talk about progressive victories as well, and victory after victory is the gay rights groups, which is great. they had an anti-gay pass taken out of the inauguration. how did they do it? i think a lot of progressives can learn from the gay rights movement. and then the press conference on guns control was interrup
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to men in math and science and still made it in there. if we talk about a culture of male dominance, i mean, it is worth noting that that guy was in charge of economic policy for president obama, having said that about women, which should in some ways as a woman i will say be an automatic disqualifier. >> women did have to xwlan about this. in my earlier book, rye counted this scene where they had a dinner with the president, and they said, you know, this is a boy's club. now -- and rahm emanuel, and the answer was, well, they treat everybody this way. you know, they treat everybody horribly. what happened afterward was the women continued to meet and continued to have dinner, and they called it our basketball game, you know, because the basketball game that the president was having did not have too many women in it. you know, it's an issue that they're sensitive about. i don't think it's fair to say that, you know, they have kept women out because his closest advisor is valley jarrett, and nancy and epa rl has been an important part of this administration. she doesn't get any press, b
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straightforward guidance and be able to focus on other things, like each other, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. >>> welcome back to the "closing bell." a number of individual stock stories today but certainly you have to start with dow component boeing. even more problems now emerging with the 787 dreamliner. that stock trading a tremendous volume today and also the stock is down for a second straight day, 2.75%. another stock people are watching quite closely is yum brands because of its exposure in china and that all of that means in the big picture of not only what the company is doing but what'spe
things, like each other, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. i am probably going to the gas station about once a month. last time i was at a gas station was about...i would say... two months ago. i very rarely put gas in my chevy volt. i go to the gas station such a small amount that i forget how to put gas in my car. [ male announcer ] and it's not just these owners giving the volt high praise. volt received the j.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪ >>> and welcome back, as we await the presumed nomination of jack lew to proceed timothy geithner as treasury secretary. who might replace jack lew as chief of staff at white house? >> there is. two main candidates talked about. one is ron claim, former chief of staff to vice president biden. he also served in the clinton administration. very experienced washington hand. but the lead candidate, i'm told is dennis mcdona. long time obama aid. he would fit the practice, the pattern that president established of picking people close to him for key jobs. like jack lew, he is a no-dr
's in aeronautical science, correct? >> i do. >> how does that inform your view of what this problem may be? if in fact there is a problem. >> well, you know, a phil pointed out, i would expect that they would come out and say what they said. we've never doubted that the airplane -- the airplane is safe, and ultimately boeing will get through this. our concerns, and why we went to a hold a few days ago, is this very fact, that the faa is in scrutinizing your plane. it's akin to having a tax audit. it likely goes well, but you just don't like to have the irs snooping around on things that have already been put to bed. >> the boeing executive who spoke this morning, the problem he does not believe is related to outsourcing. had that occurred to you, that that could be a problem? or a factor in this complication? >> well, it was interesting. you know, i think we're in the phase of unknown unknowns, so boeing, we don't know what we don't know right now. so i know they're saying that. but we have the faa all over the airplane, the ntsb all over the airplane. i think the risk for the -- i see two
by -- is it the university of michigan or -- >> this is a report -- a committee from the national academy of sciences, the institute of medicine put together a committee to evaluate the u.s. health disadvantage. prior reports had shown that in older people, people above 50 the u.s. does worse than other high-income countries. we focused on younger in particular. the whole age span but in particular younger people. >> bill: americans have worse health than people in other high-income countries. health disadvantage is pervasive across age and socioeconomic groups. ana diez-roux in studio with us ready to take your questions. we'll continue our conversation at 1-866-55-press here on today's "full court press." >> announcer: this is the "full court press." the "bill press show" live on your radio and on current tv. right have, about the "heavy hand of government" ... i want to have that conversation. really? you know i'd like to arm our viewers with the ability to argue with their conservative uncle joe over the dinner table. alright, in 15 minutes we're going to do the young turks. i think the number
isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. >>> during the arab spring two years ago, tahrir square became the heart of egypt's revolution. none of us will ever forget the demonstrators crowding into the square that day. but when i interviewed the new president, i found tahrir square to be a much different place. i stood in tahrir square a few days ago. the symbol of the egyptian revolution was largely deserted. it looked very different two years ago during those intense days leading up to the overthrow of the egyptian president, hosni mubarak. horses charging into the crowds, tank and armored vehicles and snipers all over the place. hundreds of egyptian protesters killed. and then it was over. the arab spring had come to egypt. those were days of high optimism. i was in egypt with secretary of state hillary clinton a few weeks after the revolution. we walked around tahrir square with little security. egyptians were thrilled to see her. i remember the near euphoria when she went to the nearby u.s. sem bass see to thank the american diplomats for their hard work du
him, nd he'll set money aside from his first day of work to his last, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. melissa: here is your fox business brief. the united nations is downplaying fears of a global food crisis as drops drop for a third straight month in december. according to the food and agriculture organization food prices were down 7% last year from the year before. the agency also warning bad weather could spark a repeat of the rioting and unrest that hit parts developing world in 2007 and 2008. >>> shares of supervalu are soaring after striking a deal to sell five grocery store chains to a consortium of investors led by cerberus capital management. the deal is worth $3.3 billion. >>> amazon looking to take a bite out of amazon's itunes. they are launching auto rip, a service that gives customers free mp3s of the cds they purchased through their cloud player library. very cool. that's latest from the fox business network, giving you the power to prosper. lori: and the cabinet turnover continues. we're awaiting the president. you're looking li
judges, i think you have to ask those questions. those are simple questions. it is not rocket science. i used to teach in american university. used to teach courses to cops and prosecutors. this is not rocket science. i don't know if aid should be rocket science. i have been impressed that some people have said we really need a designed program knowing where we are working. if we know we're working in the most corrupt country and the world, we design a program that protects the funding. i was very impressed with that. [laughter] i have not seen a program with that bill 10. t in.ild people tell me they are thinking about it. some the -- someone told me the norwegians do that but i have not run into many norwegians. yes, sir? you are norwegian? >> no. one thing i came away with is that the afghans are very good at running their own businesses but what we do as we create an incentive or by running a business is about profits. i have partnered with an afghan and several afghans' over there and we are trying to build infrastructure where afghans have a stake in the infrastructure itself rathe
things, like each other, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. lori: here's your fox business brief. snapping a two-day losing streak stocks continue their upward trend as fourth quarter earnings season gets off to a strong start with alcoa last night. right now the dow is up 61 points. >>> billionaire leon black apparently sweet on hostess. "new york post" says the head of private equity firm apollo global management teaming up with a met trop police on a potential bid for hostess's snacks business. >>> an auction house expects to fetch $100,000 when it sells a rare 1865 baseball card of brooklyn amateur baseball club. it was discovered at a yard sale in maine. the manager says he is aware of only two such cards in existence. the other one is at the library of congress. that is latest from the fox business network, giving you the power to prosper. lori: our own charlie gasparino just reported jack lew likely to replace treasury secretary tim geithner to be exact, charlie has been reporting that for a couple weeks already. anyway the official nominati
tremendous science-based products that are very high in health and safety and efficacy and we've got a tremendous business opportunity and we're proud of where we are today and confident about our future. >> okay, des, let's talk about the pyramid scheme thesis for a second. first, of your distributors, every year, new distributors join the forces of herbalife, and invariably the argument is made that a large majority of those distributors at the end of year one don't become the millionaires or even making $100,000 or $50,000 or $10,000 that they see in the ads but ultimately that they lose money. pis that true? >> absolutely not. here's one of the fallacies we're hearing from pershing square. what the research shows is the majority of our distributors become distributors because of their affinity with the product and they want to receive a discount. so essentially they're almost like members, club members just like in costco. that's the reality. most of the distributors come for that product discount. of those distributors who come for business opportunity, absolutely they make mone
will also add to that that establishing cause and effect is what everybody wants in medicine and science, but it can take a long time to get that sort of data. what we're talking about here, wolf, so still a relatively new science. it's still emerging. 35 football players that have been examined at one particular laboratory in boston, of them, 34 did have evidence of this cte. but keep in mind, wolf, that these were also players that for one reason or another, their brains were being studied. so there was already some concern. it's going to take more study to sort of establish that connection, but one thing the researchers did tell me is that cte, they have not found anything else that causes it, except for repeated blows to the head. and by the way, not just concussions, wolf, but even what are known as sub-concussive hits. the kind of player where you see a player take a hit, but they get right back up, seemingly nothing wrong, those can accumulate according to some of these researchers and cause some of these problems later on down the line. >> which players, sanjay, are at the highes
something out of an old fashioned science fix movie. adam housley has had a look at it live in l.a. what do you think. >> reporter: it's a throwback to the days of those huge air ships. what is different this time is it's healy um and they've created something here that is entirely new all together. inside a southern california hangar built during world war ii floats a craft that could revolutionize airtrans port. >> it's very simple, it takes off, lands, and it goes physically anywhere with no infrastructure. >> reporter: it's not a blimp or a balloon but a next generation aircraft made of aluminum and carbon tpaoeurb. it can hold more than 60 tons of tkarg go has a range of 32 # hundred miles and doesn't need a landing strip. >> this vehicle could go there not have to touchdown off-load the cargo and go on. with the internal compartment of this vehicle there is no itemizing the load. we can rearrange the load internal for the vehicle while it's moving. >> reporter: this is called a proof of design, roughly half the size of what the eventual rigid structure will be. dry weight 36,000 pound
famously and ultimately was forced out because his comments about women can't do math and science. he was treasury secretary and then timothy geithner and the tradition is continuing. that's what equal opportunity is about. you have to go beyond the people you know and it has to be all over the country. that's what job searches are about. reaching out to people. not just your comfort zone and that will make a better country and it's not just for reasons. it's very practical when you look at the economy, for example. it would have been extremely practical to get someone who's not actually involved in the economic crisis. >> but you have to realize, with charlie rangel's critique the caveat is there's this long-standing kind of, not bitterness but separation between the cdc and the caucus members and barack obama. he kind of stepped outside of the black pipeline. he didn't play ball with them. >> and the sort of other version, i wouldn't call it the "harvard problem" but the basic social networks. the entire rise of barack obama was in some ways building a parallel set of networks to th
minutes total discussion last year, an none of it science-driven and none of the discussion included a single democratic politician air time to discuss climate change. we know as it is is increasingl noticeable outlets will be left behind. i want to know what the guests know now that they didn't know when the week began. dia diana? >> well, this is very different from what you know now. and i learned this week that it is incredible and remarkable how two different writers in two different spaces and times can come across the same image to express their wonder at the material world. there is a poem by a poet who died in a stalin camp in 1937 who used the image of a blossoming pear tree as a central image in a poem about the sort of wonder and mystery of the world, and in that very same year across the world another poet in 1937 also used that same image in much the similar way in "their eyes are watching god." astounding. >> yes. george? >> well, i have been traveling and i have not learned much at all, but i read a book i love and it is called "the stench of honolulu" by jack handy,
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